• Diversity Committee
    Mission Statement:

    Newton Public Schools strives to recruit, hire, and retain a highly effective educational community that is reflective of the diverse global society, specifically race and ethnicity, and promotes the mission and values of the Newton Public Schools.  
    – Newton Diversity Committee 4/15/15
    The Newton Public Schools Diversity Committee was formed in 2015 to support and develop the Newton Public Schools diversity efforts.

    Diversity Committee


    Photo from left to right:
    Venancia Cruz, Elementary Teacher, Bowen Elementary School

    Heather Richards, Director of Human Resources, Education Center
    Nicole Conway, Math Department Head, Newton North High School
    Marc Banks, Housemaster, Newton South High School
    Sanchita Banerjee, Assistant Director of Elementary Special Education, Education Center
    Trisha Kelleher, Information Technology Specialist, Education Center
    Maricel Sheets, Director of METCO, Education Center
    Gil Lawrence, Assistant Director of Human Resources
    Tracey Hatch,  Assistant Director of Elementary Special Education, Education Center

    Missing from photo:
    John Jordan, Principal, Brown Middle School
    Diana Guzzi, Principal, Bowen Elementary School
    Alison Mulligan, Coordinator of World Languages, 6-8, Education Center
    Alan Ripp, Coordinator of History & Social Studies K-8, Education Center
    David Tynes, Physical Education Teacher, Horace Mann Elementary School